SOCIAL STUDIES: Citizens Of The Bahamas

Hon. Fred Mitchell

  • Minister Of Immigration and Foreign Affairs
  • He is also the Minister of Parliament for the Fox Hill constituency

Watch the Video below on the current Immigration situation.

Exercise A.

1. As you watch the video, can you identify the Minister Of Immigration

2. Can you identify another Minister Of Parliament

What is his name and what ministry is he responsible for

Immigration Minister Calls For Calm


Exercise B.

1. Read pages 10-12

2. Highlight the following information:

  • Who can be a citizen?
  • Who can apply for Bahamian citizenship?
  • What happens when a person applies for Bahamian citizenship?
  • Why is this done?
  • What power does the Governor General have over citizenships in the Bahamas?
  • What does it mean to be a citizen?
  • What are the responsibilities of a citizen?
  • What are the rights of a citizen?


Social Studies Quiz on:

  • Our System Of Government
  • The Bahamas; An Independent Country
  • Citizens of The Bahamas

Is scheduled for:

Nov. 19 (6SA)

Nov. 20 (6ST, 6AC)

Be sure to review the s'mores and the powerpoint on these topics.